Biographical entry Thomas, A. J.
- Construction engineer
A. J. Thomas wrote Tasmanian Woods for the Tasmanian Forestry Department in 1933. By 1937 he was working for CSIR Division of Forest Products, where in 1939 he and Ian Langlands (qv) wrote Handbook of Structural Timber Design. This became a standard reference work and ran to several editions.
- 'Thomas, A J', Trove, National Library of Australia, 2009, https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-636434. Details
- Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_t.html. Details
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